HEB 321 • Hebrew Grammar
12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Phonology, morphology, and syntax of Hebrew. A basic course for learning functional Hebrew grammar, aimed at improving the students' overall language skills. For the drills, various texts are used, ranging from the Bible to modern literary works. The part on Hebrew phonology consists of a detailed survey of the consonants and vowels, followed by a general study of the vocalization rules, aimed at training the students in vocalizing, for the purpose of proper pronunciation. The larger part of the course is devoted to the study of Hebrew morphology. After learning noun patterns and the inflection of prepositions, a detailed study of the verb system trains the students in identifying verb forms as well as conjugating the various types of roots.
Drills: 20% Midterm: 25% Final: 45% Class participation: 10%
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